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Police & Fire

May 21, 2022

MISSING PERSON  The police are requesting the public's assistance in locating a Missing Person. Caren was last seen walking out of the JCC on Northfield Avenue in West Orange today (May 20) around 11 a.m. wearing a white shirt and purple pants (see the second photo). She does not ...

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ROSELLE, NJ — Roselle Police have charged an Edison man with three attempted burglaries at businesses. Antoni Kuhl, who's 52 years old, is accused of smashing the front glass doors at Ohmies, Mike's Bagel and Northwood Convenience Store. Police say Kuhl tried to get inside the businesses but ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - A Fifth-Alarm Fire at the Waste Management facility on Julia Street Tuesday sent thick smoke throughout North Jersey and could even be viewed in New York City.  The City of Elizabeth reports receiving a phone call about the fire at approximately 2:00 p.m. Tuesday. The fire is ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — Nine police officers from eight agencies in Union County are among 389 from across New Jersey named in a recent report from the state Attorney General’s Office detailing “major discipline” issued to law enforcement officers in 2021. In Union County, the majority — 17 of the 25 ...

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CRANFORD, NJ - A three-alarm fire broke out on Friday at Arnold's Pest Control on Quine Street in Cranford and was extinguished by the Cranford Fire Department and other units, including the Roselle FIre Department. The CFD received that call at 10:04 am and was on the scene at 10:06, according ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — A voluntary gun buyback held in three Union County towns has exceeded the organizers' expectations, prompting authorities to allocate additional forfeiture funds for the initiative, the county prosecutor said Tuesday. Flanked by county and local law enforcement leaders, Union ...

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ROSELLE, NJ -- The Roselle Borough Council elevated four firefighters to new positions at Borough Hall on Oct. 20. Adrian Perez and David Sheekey were promoted to the rank of Provisional Fire Battalion Chief.  William Benkovich and David Guadiane were elevated to Provisional Fire ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - At noon on Friday, October 1, the Roselle Park Police Department sponsored a hot lunch giveaway to those families in need.  It was sponsored by Soup Kitchen 411 in conjunction with Bella Gina Restaurant in Linden, with Roselle Park’s police officers handing out prepared hot ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Roselle Park Police Department announced on Tuesday that retired Roselle Park Police Captain Manuel (Manny) Jimenez passed away after a long courageous battle. Jimenez volunteered at the 9/11 World Trade Center site and developed illnesses attributed to that ...

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ROSELLE, NJ – The Union and Elizabeth Fire Department Special Operations Teams were on scene after a tractor trailer crashed into a building in Roselle Tuesday afternoon. Union Fire Chief Mike Scanio said at about 1 p.m. the Roselle Fire Department requested mutual aid support from the county.

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ROSELLE, NJ - Borough Hall was filled with family and community members as the Roselle Borough Council promoted two police officers and appointed two firefighters at its regular meeting on August 18. The Borough elevated Helder Freire to the rank of Captain and Cornelius West to the rank of ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A 24-year-old Roselle man led Bayonne police on a foot chase before being arrested on Tuesday, Captain Eric Amato reported. According to Amato, the incident began when members of the Bayonne Police Department were called to Gold Car Wash, 74 Avenue E, on a report of a possible ...

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NEW JERSEY — In an effort to increase transparency in law enforcement, former New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal requested in June that all law enforcement agencies report officers who committed disciplinary violations. The first report was released on Tuesday and covered the period of ...

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CRANFORD, NJ - Cranford Police arrested Alexander Truzzolino, 37, of Roselle NJ following a report of an individual brandishing a firearm on Thursday. According to the release, at approximately 8:05 p.m., Sergeants Steven D’Ambola and Thomas Stiansen were on patrol in the area of Springfield ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The Roselle Borough Council recently announced the promotion of Captain Stacey Williams to Chief of Police, effective August 1, following the retirement of Brian K. Barnes. Both Williams and Barnes were honored at the July 21 council meeting, surrounded by fellow officers, family ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Roselle Park Police Department has announced that it is hosting National Night Out on Tuesday, August 3, from 6-9 p.m.  The National Night Out is an event that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie.  Chief McCaffery of the Roselle Park ...

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